Category Archives: youth

Youth Award Winners 2018 – 2019

The Bar Harbor Garden Club (BHGC), a member of the Garden Club Federation of Maine, has announced the State, Regional and National Youth Award winners for projects during 2018. The National Garden Clubs (NGC) and their affiliate organizations offer educational … Continue reading

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Having Fun Growing Plants

Trenton Elementary School principal, Mr. Michael Zboray, is pictured with Ms. Snow Ross’ third grade class who participates in the nationwide “Farm to School Program.”  This USDA program encourages schools to teach children about where their food comes from and … Continue reading

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Youth Award Winners 2017 – 2018

The Bar Harbor Garden Club, a member of the Garden Club Federation of Maine, has announced the State, Regional and National Youth Award winners during a recent state garden club convention. The National Garden Clubs and their affiliate organizations offer … Continue reading

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2017 Youth Award Winners

State and national Youth Awards were announced at a recent state garden club convention. The National Garden Clubs and their affiliate organizations offer educational contests for children at the pre-school, elementary, middle and high school levels. The First-Place winners of … Continue reading

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2017 Spring Tree Planting at Local School

The Bar Harbor Garden Club recently donated an apple tree to both Mount Desert Elementary and Conners Emerson schools. The donations are in support of MDI schools Greenhouse Projects and the need to educate future gardeners. Elizabeth “Betsy” Minott (Garden … Continue reading

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